Christina joined Astanor as a partner in 2020 having spent more than a decade working on the ground with agri-food entrepreneurs in Africa, Asia, the Americas, and Europe. She is passionate about equal access to food and creating climate resilient societies. She is known for having pioneered innovative de-risking transactions based on novel remote field-sensing technologies, now used by the likes of the World Food Program
Prior to joining Astanor, she led the Swiss Re Corporate Solutions Middle East & Africa energy and agri-food business development and before that she was part of building the global carbon emission certificate portfolio. She also worked for the Geological Survey in Chile, the climate change program of the United Nations Institute and the German Federal Ministry for the Environment.